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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Disability-MALES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, mild Yes, moderate Yes, severe No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,365 295 4.2 3.6- 4.8 485 6.7 6.0- 7.4 480 6.7 6.0- 7.4 5,105 82.5 81.4-83.5
-MALES 2,652 134 4.4 3.6- 5.4 204 6.9 5.9- 8.1 202 6.4 5.4- 7.6 2,112 82.2 80.5-83.8
RACE
White 1,939 85 4.0 3.1- 5.1 148 6.8 5.6- 8.2 135 5.8 4.8- 7.0 1,571 83.4 81.5-85.2
African American 438 41 7.4 5.1-10.7 45 9.7 7.1-13.1 56 10.5 7.7-14.4 296 72.4 67.4-76.9
Other Minorities 245 *** *** *** 11 2.9 1.5- 5.5 *** *** *** 216 92.7 88.9-95.3
AGE
18-34 441 11 2.5 1.3- 4.8 15 3.1 1.8- 5.3 12 2.1 1.1- 3.9 403 92.2 89.1-94.5
35-44 358 *** *** *** 21 5.6 3.6- 8.7 12 3.6 2.0- 6.5 318 88.1 83.8-91.4
45-54 424 25 4.6 2.9- 7.1 22 5.5 3.5- 8.5 38 9.4 6.6-13.4 339 80.5 75.8-84.5
55-64 614 35 6.2 4.1- 9.3 78 12.9 10.1-16.2 72 11.3 8.7-14.5 429 69.6 65.2-73.7
65-74 485 32 7.3 5.0-10.4 47 12.0 8.8-16.2 44 9.6 6.8-13.2 362 71.2 66.1-75.7
75+ 300 24 7.6 4.8-12.0 20 7.3 4.4-11.7 23 6.9 4.4-10.7 233 78.2 72.3-83.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 374 33 8.9 5.8-13.3 44 12.0 8.8-16.3 45 10.5 7.6-14.4 252 68.6 62.8-73.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 723 45 4.9 3.5- 6.7 61 6.2 4.7- 8.1 80 8.3 6.4-10.6 537 80.6 77.5-83.4
Some Post-H.S. 661 30 3.2 2.1- 4.7 62 7.4 5.6- 9.7 41 5.3 3.7- 7.6 528 84.2 81.0-86.9
College Graduate 883 26 2.3 1.4- 3.6 37 3.4 2.4- 4.9 35 2.6 1.8- 3.8 785 91.7 89.6-93.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 245 32 12.1 8.1-17.6 39 15.6 11.1-21.3 57 22.6 17.1-29.4 117 49.8 42.3-57.2
$15,000- 24,999 422 27 6.3 3.9-10.2 56 12.4 9.2-16.5 53 9.7 7.1-13.1 286 71.5 66.2-76.3
$25,000- 34,999 242 *** *** *** 19 7.0 4.3-11.2 25 10.2 6.1-16.6 190 80.3 73.6-85.6
$35,000- 49,999 322 17 4.3 2.4- 7.5 22 6.0 3.8- 9.4 16 4.4 2.5- 7.8 267 85.2 80.5-89.0
$50,000- 74,999 325 *** *** *** 12 3.3 1.7- 6.3 12 2.5 1.3- 4.8 293 92.5 88.8-95.0
$75,000+ 651 18 2.4 1.3- 4.3 21 2.8 1.7- 4.5 13 1.3 0.7- 2.5 599 93.5 91.0-95.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 759 48 5.7 4.1- 7.8 88 11.4 9.0-14.2 67 7.9 5.9-10.4 556 75.0 71.3-78.4
Non-Veteran 1,890 86 4.1 3.1- 5.3 116 5.6 4.5- 6.8 134 5.9 4.9- 7.2 1,554 84.4 82.5-86.2
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 1,420 83 5.1 3.9- 6.7 117 7.5 6.1- 9.2 131 8.3 6.8-10.1 1,089 79.1 76.5-81.4
No 1,232 51 3.7 2.6- 5.1 87 6.3 4.9- 8.0 71 4.4 3.3- 5.8 1,023 85.7 83.4-87.7

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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